As of Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra’s (HRSO) 2022-23 live performance season, Italian conductor Riccardo Frizza will be part of the president-conductor Tamás Vásáry and everlasting conductor János Kovács of the Hungarian Radio Artwork Teams group.
Frizza has labored with the ensemble earlier than, and the HRSO has an amazing outlook on its continued partnership with Frizza.
For the upcoming season, Frizza will conduct the HRSO and Choir for 4 events throughout two prolonged intervals. The ensemble is trying to enhance his involvement, together with in worldwide excursions.
As music director of the Bergamo Donizetti Opera Competition since 2017, Frizza has carried out internationally in venues reminiscent of Metropolitan Opera Home, La Scala, and Bayerische Staatsoper.
In 2020, he gained Greatest Conductor on the Worldwide Opera Awards and was awarded by Ópera XXI in 2021 as greatest Musical Director. He has an ample discography with labels reminiscent of Decca, Sony, Dynamic, and Naxos.
“To be the brand new Chief Conductor of the HRSO and Choir is to start with an amazing honor for me: I extremely admire the Hungarian musicians and this nation’s unimaginable cultural heritage,” Frizza said within the press launch.
“To be in Budapest is all the time an amazing pleasure for me. The primary time I got here right here and labored with this orchestra was in 2010 and since then, the deep relationship and understanding on the musical stage I felt on the primary day by no means modified,” he continued.
“I’m very glad lastly to have this chance to work collectively frequently, to develop and additional strengthen our inventive path,” he added. “I can see the good potential of this orchestra and I’m assured that it may be listed among the many greatest and most prestigious European orchestras of at this time.”